The Yishuv in the Shadow of the Holocaust
Zionist Politics and Rescue Aliya, 1933-1939
By (author) Abraham J. Edelheit
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Yishuv in the Shadow of the Holocaust by Abraham J. Edelheit
Book DescriptionFor the Jewish world and the Yishuv in particular, the 1930s was a time of escalating crises--the rise of the Nazis and their antisemitic policies, the declining fortunes of Eastern European Jewry, increasing Arab enmity, and the hardening of British Mandatory policies in Palestine. Reexamining some of the most controversial episodes in modern Jewish history, this invaluable study offers the first systematic institutional analysis of the Yishuv's responses to the imperative of saving German and European Jewry from the growing Nazi threat between 1933 and 1939. Drawing on a wealth of archival research and a thorough knowledge of the secondary literature, this informative, important book will be essential reading for all those interested in the history of the Holocaust.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780813336435
(229mm x 152mm x 26mm)
Imprint: Westview Press Inc
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 15-Sep-1998
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Abraham J. Edelheit
History of the Holocaust, Paperback (July 1995)» View all books by Abraham J. Edelheit
"This two-part volume combines an accessible overview of contemporary Jewish history with a unique dictionary of Holocaust terms. In addition to assessing the Holocaust specifically, Part 1 discusses t"
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Author Biography - Abraham J. Edelheit
Abraham J. Edelheit is director of the Morehset Zvi Institute for Jewish Communal Affairs and an Adjunct Assistant Professor of history at Kingsborough Community College. Abraham has served as a consultant to the Presidential Commission on Holocaust Asstes in the United States and is presently Historian in Residence at the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany. An active scholar, he is the author or co-author of ten books on Jewish and European history, including History of the Holocaust: A Handbook and Dictionary. The late Hershel Edelheit a Holocaust survivor, was director of ERICH, a nonprofit research and educational institute dedicated to studying the twentieth-century Jewish experience.
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